(Thomas, Ella Gertrude Clanton). Burr, Virginia Ingraham, edited by
Title THE SECRET EYE: The Journal of Ella Gertrude Clanton Thomas, 1848-1889
Book Condition A few tiny spots of stain to page edges, else fine, in full gray cloth with maroon lettering and gilt lettering and rules against a maroon black to spine; in a fine, if faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket. 469 pages, including index.
Edition First edition, first printing. Introduction by Nell Irvin Painter.
Publisher Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press, (1990).
0807818976 / 9780807818978
Seller ID 48362.00
"A rare, continuous picture of one privileged slaveholding woman's response to the crumbling of her world in the trauma of the war and its aftermath. This dramatic and moving personal story offers an important perspective."--Elizabeth Fox-Genovese.
Journals and Diaries. Civil War. American History.